Blotter, Dec. 3, 2012

Mail fraud reported

A new twist on an old scheme worked in defrauding a Grand Junction resident out of cash, according to the Grand Junction Police Department.

A person was persuaded to put money on a Green Dot Debit card and send it out of state. The incident that was reported Friday cost the victim less than $500, the department said.

 

According to the Grand Junction Police Department:

■ A juvenile received a summons Nov. 14 in the theft of a purse valued at $40 from Mesa Mall, 2424 U.S. Highway 6&50.

■ Amanda Desarae Burke, 26, received a summons on suspicion of shoplifting items valued at less than $100 on Nov. 26.

■ Property valued at less than $100 was stolen from a vehicle parked in the 400 block of Margie Court on Wednesday.

■ Two juveniles, both 12, received summonses on suspicion of possessing marijuana in the 800 block of Gunnison Avenue on Friday.

■ Items valued at less than $500 were stolen from a vehicle parked in the 400 block of Morning Dove Street on Nov. 14.

■ Property valued at less than $500 was stolen from a vehicle in the 2100 block of Red Cliff Circle on Thursday.

■ Someone attempted to cash a forged check which had been stolen from a home in 1300 block of Walnut Avenue on Friday.

■ Athan B. Jameson, 19, Grand Junction, was arrested Oct. 1 at 2692 U.S. Highway 50 after officers determined he had broken into a vehicle and stolen items valued at less than $1,000.

■ Someone stole items valued at less than $500 from a vehicle in the 1200 block of Walnut Avenue on Thursday.

■ Buffy Casper, 39, received a summons on suspicion of attempting to steal items valued at $10 from another person Friday in the 200 block of Rood Avenue.

■ Bruce Hanson, 56, received a summons on suspicion of public indecency in the 1100 block of Walnut Avenue on Friday.

■ A 17-year-old girl was arrested and taken into custody of the Department of Youth Services on suspicion of third-degree assault and physical harassment for an incident Friday in the 1400 block of Wellington Avenue.

■ Someone broke into two vehicles parked in the 300 block of Hill View Drive on Saturday.

 

The Mesa County Sheriff’s Department did not produce a daily activity log or provide a list people arrested and jailed Sunday.


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